Danya Knowles

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Danya graduated from Acadia University with a Business degree in 2020. Danya worked as a Project Manager for IBM where she gained experience managing multiple projects and acquired various skills and industry badges. She is excited to combine her business and organizational skills with her love for the film industry.

Danya will be assisting with managing the organization’s current training programs and professional development opportunities and supporting the development and implementation of new programs.

Screen Nova Scotia

Screen Nova Scotia is a film commission and industry association that promotes and advocates on behalf of Nova Scotia’s screen industry. Our membership includes producers, service providers, cast and crew, unions, and supporting organizations.

Screen Nova Scotia is dedicated to building a strong and sustainable future for the province’s production sector. We’re here to support your production as the first point of contact to find out more about locations, production partners, industry resources and infrastructure, and financial incentives.

Industry Role

  • Film Commission


  • She / Her
  • Racially Visible
  • African Caribbean
  • Fluent in: English